15 Ways to Love Your Family Well

So, you are dreading your family visits over the holidays?  You aren’t looking forward to the family member who mocks your lifestyle, is just plain rude, or the nieces and nephews who don’t respect any adults?  Join the club.  Many family gatherings are void of love as we all bring baggage into our families.

But your desire is for the holidays to be filled with love, cheer, and good times. This year, take the initiative by loving your family well. Here are 15 ways you can do so.

  1. Be patient.
  2. Be kind.
  3. Do not be jealous.
  4. Do not be boastful.
  5. Do not be proud.
  6. Do not be rude.
  7. Do not look out for your interest only.
  8. Do not get angry with them easily.
  9. Do not keep score of their wrongs.
  10. Do not be happy when bad things happen to them.
  11. Be full of joy.
  12. Protect them.
  13. Trust them.
  14. Have hope for them.
  15. Never give up on them.

1 Corinthians 13: 4-6

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